Iran has signed a historic nuclear deal – now it’s Israel’s turn | Javad Zarif | Comment is free | The Guardian

That is to say nothing of countries outside the NPT, or Israel, with an undeclared nuclear arsenal and a declared disdain towards non-proliferation, notwithstanding its absurd and alarmist campaign against the Iranian nuclear deal. Source: Iran has signed a historic nuclear deal – now it’s Israel’s turn | Javad Zarif | Comment is free | […]

Expanding Free Trade With Israel: A Step in the Wrong Direction for Canada | Tyler Levitan

Israel has been establishing Jewish-only settlements on prime real estate within these occupied territories, in violation of the Fourth Geneva Convention. For nearly 50 years Israel has openly flouted international law as it continues to build new settlements and expand its existing ones, displacing more Palestinians and appropriating more lands and resources in the process. […]

If the ICC Is to Regain Credibility, It Must Investigate Israeli War Crimes in Gaza

The judges said she committed “errors of fact,” reached “simplistic conclusions” by ignoring war crimes complaints and the “unnecessarily cruel treatment of the ships’ passengers” and failed to seriously consider the possibility that the deaths and injuries caused by Israeli navy commandos were “systematic or resulted from a deliberate plan or policy to attack, kill […]

Zarif, Kerry Nominated for Noble Prize

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) in Sweden introduced Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his US counterpart John Kerry as candidates for the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize over Iran’s nuclear accord. Source: Zarif, Kerry Nominated for Noble Prize